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Art & Architecture of Ancient Africa Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is an obelisk?

Question 2 2. The Baule Goli mask combines features of __________.

Question 3 3. Artistic medium essentially refers to __________.

Question 4 4. Benin bronze work can be traced back as far as:

Question 5 5. Imhotep designed and oversaw the construction of the Step Pyramid at Saqqara, which had six stepped layers and was 200 feet high. Of the following statements, which is true regarding this structure?

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Question 6 6. Of the following statements regarding ancient Egyptian architects and architecture, which is NOT true?

Question 7 7. Which kind of architecture BEST characterizes all of Iron Age Africa?

Question 8 8. What was a mastaba?

Question 9 9. Which major change in African societies south of the Sahara Desert often accompanied the introduction of iron tools?

Question 10 10. The material used for well-known Nok ceramic sculptures is referred to as:

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Question 11 11. Fractal geometry has been observed in all of the following sub-Saharan African design areas EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. Who is the first recorded architect in human history?

Question 13 13. Besides agricultural tools, what other iron tools may have really helped African Iron Age societies survive and expand?

Question 14 14. Which of these facts BEST illustrates the importance and diverse role of iron in African societies?

Question 15 15. Who was largely responsible for the spread of iron technology through the African continent?

Art & Architecture of Ancient Africa Chapter Exam Instructions

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